French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.